2 Oct 2021

Man taken into custody after firearm incident in Wellington

8:30 pm on 2 October 2021

A man has been taken into custody after allegedly pointing a firearm out the window of a parked car in the suburb of Karori in Wellington.

The police were called to Burrows Avenue about 7.15pm tonight.

A police spokesperson said the man was not necessarily pointing the firearm at anything or anyone specifically.

Armed police staff have attended as a precaution and a firearm has been recovered.

The police say any charges are yet to be determined.